Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with body image and depression as well as her explorations into the world of sexual toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily quit school. In an interview with BBC, she spoke about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in a family where it was not discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered her self-defence homophobic. In an interview with The Guardian, Delevingne said, “I know I’m the luckiest girl in the world, I understand all this and I wish I could appreciate it. It’s just that there’s something dark inside me that I can’t shake.”
Delevingne considers herself pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of gender identity. She said that she might be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. When she spoke to Variety, Delevingne said, “However an individual identifies, whether it’s a ‘they’, a ‘he’ or a ‘she’, I fall in love with the person – and that’s what it’s about. I’m attracted to the person as such.”
Marriage and Relationships
In 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later broke up. She’s also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion to serve as a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her work in the industry and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is an emblem of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to explore new avenues and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting and has appeared in numerous films and television shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that Delevingne is not limited by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been open of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example of the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to advocate on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to have everything figured out and that it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the industry and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how to transcending from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer. She has released a number of songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s known for her candid posts and relatable content, which has allowed her to cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress and has been recognized for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.